PROGRESS UPDATE OF LOANED PROJECT POULTRY AND AQUACULTURE HERA AND ERAULO, TIMOR LESTE
PROGRESS UPDATE OF LOANED PROJECT POULTRY AND AQUACULTURE HERA AND ERAULO, TIMOR LESTE PRESENTED BY NETA SANTOSKDADALAK SULIMUTUK INSTITUTE (KSI) SURABAYA, NOVEMBER 18, 2011
KSI as a national organization established in 2000, focus to the areas of conflict and social transformation KSI has been organizing and assisting farmers groups to work together fight for their rights and dignity in particular to regain their land (coffee plantation) Livelihoods as an approach to reduce existing levels of conflict and to improve the quality of life.
Solidarity fund of the APF is part of a program of social transformation of KSI. Hera has a big potential land. Eraulo has a lake where the water flows along the year and land that is suitable for breed fish and other fish species. Funds realized from the APF to KSI in May 2010
THE DETAILS OF LOAN BENEFICIARIES:TTIME OF ESTABLISHMENT May 29, 2010 KOHAMOR was transformed from KUHAK on April 2008PLACE KHH is located in Halidolar sub KOHAMOR is located in village, Hera village and Cristo Darudu sub village, Eraulo Rei District of Dili District village, Letefoho sub district of Ermera DistrictCHARACTERISTICS OF Group members consist of youth, Group members consist ofTHE GROUP young intellectual and farmers youth, Farmers and women.GROUP OBJECTIVE to run a model of collective social Promoting community business in order to promote and self help (working improve the life of members and together) families Income generating Maximizing productive local resources (Land, Labors, water and local materials)
HERA ERAULO (Poultry) (Fish Pond)1. There are seven members of 1. There are 8 members of cooperatives, cooperatives, 2. Of the total loaned $ 5000, they had invested2. of the total loaned $ 25,000, they around $ 1500 for the construction of the pool and have invested about US$ 19,950 and fence. the balance of US$ 50503. As the beginning of November 3. There are 8 fish ponds; there is land that is being were reported that : used for vegetable production (as a way to * Hens numbered 124, provide fish feed). * Roosters numbered 18 4. As the beginning of November were reported * Chicks numbered 307, that: * Eggs numbered 420 * Tilapia Fish numbered approximately 1,000 * Were incubated 26 chickens * are laying 10 more, * had hatched 22. * as many as 50 more goldfish. * Weight of Tilapia fish is average 150gr, and4. Net income from this project has Goldfish average weight of about 300-400gr. only reached US$ 170.50 (34 5. Until the end of October net income of this project chickens, age 3 months). has only reached $ 13 (All Tilapia fish with weight about 150gr).
PROBLEMS HOW THEY OVERCOME1. Chicken pox disease appear on the 1. Isolate and incentive treatment using lips, eyes and ears of chicks at the age ginger of 1-2 months. There are about 67 2. Negotiating with the ministry of chicks had died Tourism, commercial and industry to2. Stock of drugs in livestock ministries be able to buy rice that has been is very limited broken3. Climate changes4. They have not been able to sell chickens as it has been written in their proposal.5. Wild animals (snake, bird, dog, etc) always come and catch the chicken in the night time.
PROBLEMS HOW THEY OVERCOME1. Decline water 1. Maximize the ponds that still enough2. There is not the parent fish to be of water mated 2. During the day time: using lake water3. Water is still muddy 3. Night time: Divert water from the4. Lack of technical skills to do some fish members house processing and preservation at 4. Continue to maintain a muddy water present 5. They continue to keep the fish and check the KG to immediately perform the marriage
HERA ERAULO1. Purchase 200 hens 1. Small construction to raise chicken2. Purchase corn (2 tons) and green on top of ponds bean (4 sacks) from MTCI as 2. Purchase roosters (5)and hens (25) chicken feed for a year 2011-2012. 3. Make fish feeds3. Access to relevant training 4. Purchase chicken feeds: Corn (20 sacks) Green bean (1 sacks) 5. Repair about 2 fish ponds as marketing ponds. 6. Access to relevant training
Ancelmo (Coordinator of KHH): We are very happy with this loan because this loan helps us to put into practice our subject during in University, gathers us to work together in a cooperative to yield income and for the future we want to improve our quality of life. This loan as a bridge that facilitate us to meet each other our brothers and sisters from Japan, Indonesia, Philippine, etc.LUCIANO (Coordinator of KOHAMOR): We are very pleasedwith this loan because with this loan we can create jobs forourselves only in our sub village. Previously, we always go backDili just to find a job there but now we only manage work andclose to the family. We are grateful for the APF and hope thatevery member of the APF can be successful with their respectiveprojects.
Provides Bookkeeping training and Breeding Fish Training Prepares a regular format for the monthly monitoring for KSI and each Group. Monitoring and evaluation every month. Reports every month to APF about monthly project progress. Networking (Advocacy) Annual Reflection
1. If any members of APF or APF partners who have been doing the same project similar with them, they really want to do a comparative study to learn and gain some experiences that can help them do / improve their project to be more quality.2. Looking at those problems being faced by both of the groups and income are still very small, they requested the consideration of the APF again in order to extend the time for payment of the first period.